Brand Director, Barbour

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Teresa has been working alongside Health and Safety, Environmental and Facilities Managers for over 30 years. Her career has predominantly focused on providing information services to professionals with 25 years spent at Barbour, another 2 years at IHS and 4 years with Wolters Kluwer.

Teresa started her working career as a tennis coach and quickly found her ability to work with and alongside a wide range of people a key skill in enabling her next career move, consequently she then found Barbour by accident and never left the industry!

Teresa has been involved in all aspects of the Barbour business from Tele appointing, Sales, Product Development and now overseeing all of these areas as Brand Director, she has seen the Barbour service grow from one Health and Safety library on microfiche to over twenty modules in the current online service. More recently, she has been working with clients to devise both International and Mental Health and Wellbeing products and is constantly looking for ways to continually improve the service with a redesign and enhanced legal register facility now on the horizon.

October 24, 2019

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Barbour launches new-and-improved service

Following two years of research, consultation and development, Barbour has announced the launch of its redesigned service.

Barbour EHSBarbour has collaborated with customers to explore new ways to improve the service based entirely on their needs, resulting in a new, modern and accessible design led entirely by user feedback.

This extensive website redesign offers a new, user-friendly interface designed to make it quicker and easier for customers to pinpoint the documents they really need and save them to their accounts.

The new search functionality lets users apply filters to help them discover, read, save, add comments and share information in seconds. In addition, a brand-new bookmarking facility allows customers to easily create bespoke folders of content.

Furthermore, users can search extensive registers of legal documents, and flag information to create a RAG (red-amber-green) report that highlights requirements they need to meet.

This redesign makes no changes to Barbour’s comprehensive online platform, which still offers:

  • The most comprehensive library of EHS documents, updated daily;
  • Technical ‘how to’ guides to provide instant expertise on key topics;
  • Model policy templates to help users save time creating and updating their own;
  • Director’s briefings and employee factsheets providing concise information to help users improve workplace culture, compliance and best practice;
  • Toolbox talks with editable PowerPoint presentations, Q&As and handouts.

Teresa Higgins, Brand Director at Barbour said: “Barbour’s exciting new redesign will make searching, saving and sharing EHS documents easier than ever. I’m delighted by the website’s modern new look, and confident users will really benefit from new options to find documents and share them with their colleagues – something that has become more and more important to our users.

Barbour still offers the same fantastic service it always has, and we’ll continue to find new ways to improve the platform and better serve the EHS, FM and security industries.”

Existing customers will see no change to their existing service. Log in to see for yourself how the internet’s most comprehensive library of documents for EHS and FM professionals has evolved.

To learn more visit the Barbour website.

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